To improve the four skills of English--reading, writing, listening, and speaking--through intensive remedial/enrichment programs.
Students will learn to communicate their thoughts on issues that will weigh heavily in their life. The textbook chosen will introduce some inspiring values from literature which will help the students to formulate their own thoughts and values on the given issue.
Nakamura, Reiko. Strength from English and American Literature. Tokyo: Hokuseido, 2008.
To be distributed in class
Students must come to class prepared-having read the assigned reading material. They are forewarned that every absence from class will be an element off their grade.
weekly writing assignments, one academic essay, final examination